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  Words related to bail

Related / Similar Words: bail bond, bond

 

Definition:
  • the legal system that allows an accused person to be temporarily released from custody (usually on condition that a sum of money guarantees their appearance at trial); "he is out on bail";
  • (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial; "the judge set bail at $10,000"; "a $10,000 bond was furnished by an alderman";
  • remove (water) from a vessel with a container;
  • empty (a vessel) by bailing;
  • secure the release of (someone) by providing security;
  • deliver something in trust to somebody for a special purpose and for a limited period;
  • release after a security has been paid;

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    Derivational Morphology: bailor, bailment, bailee, bail bond, bond

     

    Anagrams: Bali

     

     
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